Recreational Therapist - IP

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The Certified Recreational Therapist (CTR) is responsible to design treatment plans to restore and rehabilitate a person’s level of functioning and independence in life activities and eliminate the activity limitations caused by a disabling condition.   The Recreational therapist assesses clients using information from observations, medical records, standardized assessments, the medical staff, the clients’ families, and the clients themselves.   Using a variety of techniques, including arts and crafts, sports, games, music, and community outings, therapists improve and maintain the physical, mental, and emotional well-being of acute rehab unit patients. 

Education: Greater than 3 years beyond HS (BA, BS in therapeutic Recreation or related field)

Experience: Greater than 3 months

License / Certification / Registration C.T.R.S. (Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist)

Current, valid, class appropriate driver�s license

Working Environment: Works in a well lit, heated and ventilated area. Position requires considerable mobility throughout the facilities. Potential exposure to routine, communicable diseases through regular contact with associates and the public at large.

Organization: St. Mary's Medical Center, Grand Junction, CO
Primary Location: CO-Grand Junction
Department: SMG-IP-Occupational Therapy
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Shift
Job Posting: 10/3/2017 11:03:33 PM
FTE: 1.0
Job Number: 17006229
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